Agent Name

Polyethylene glycol dimethacrylate

CAS Number

25852-47-5

Formula

(C2-H4-O)mult-C8-H10-O3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Hydrogel; Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)-omega-((2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy)-; Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl)-omega-((2-methyl-1-oxo-2 propenyl)oxy)-; [ChemIDplus] SR6030P; Polyethylene glycol 400 dimethacrylate; [Sartomer MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Colorless liquid; [Sartomer MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"A network of cross-linked hydrophilic macromolecules used in biomedical applications." [ChemIDplus] Used as a feedstock for coatings, inks, and adhesives, chemical intermediate, and curing agent for elastomers; [Sartomer MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sartomer MSDS] See "Ethylene glycol dimethacrylate."

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